Abbeyfield House

73 Brookhouse Hill, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 3TB. Retirement/sheltered housing

Abbeyfield

Managed by: Abbeyfield

Comfort, companionship and securityLiving at home can become harder as you get older. But choosing to move into supported living accommodation doesn't have to mean losing your independence. In fact, many of our residents tell us it feels like a new beginning.

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Manager's description

“The house has quite strong links to Christ Church, Fulwood, the local Anglican Church. Many of our residents and staff come from the church family and some attend the social activities there, e.g. a Friday luncheon club. Abbeyfield (Christ Church) Society was awarded the Abbeyfield Gold Star Standard Award in December 2012”

Main facts

  • Retirement/sheltered housing
  • 8 flats. Built in 1850 and renovated in 1978. Sizes studio. Includes mobility standard properties
  • non-resident management staff (7 days) and community alarm service
  • Stair lift(s), lounge, dining room, laundry, garden
  • Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 50 yards; shop 100 yards; post office 100 yards; town centre 3 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 2 mile(s)
  • Scheme for, or of particular interest to: There are strong links to the local Church of England. Monthly Social Activities include: Garden parties/teas. Trips into the Derbyshire Peak District are a regular occurrence in the summer., organised by Mrs M. Watson tel 0114 236 8288. Some meals available (A substantial lunch and light tea are provided every day). New residents accepted from 70 years of age. Please contact us to discuss if you wish to bring a pet
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 02/04/2012. Update info

Availability

Check with Abbeyfield - none notified to EAC.


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Residents’ views

Not available - The residents have not taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS).


Comments about Abbeyfield House

I have been involved with Abbeyfield for 2 years as a volunteer. i was asked to take responsibility for maintenance of the house by doing easy DIY jobs and contacting trades people for bigger jobs, I thought I would have satisfaction form keeping the house in good order, but to my surprise the best thing has been becoming part of the team, getting to know and enjoy the company of our residents and being able to have a laugh and a joke with them. It is a privilege to be involved.03/09/2016David (volunteer)reply

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Location

73 Brookhouse Hill, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 3TB

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